Hi guys today I want to talk about addiction and how to know that you are being addicted by some staff . All under drugs  

im going to start with some things we do that bring addiction to us .

  1. Internet Gaming

It’s great to do things you enjoy. But can you go too far with a hobby? And at what point does it become an addiction? That’s the question experts are trying to answer about playing video games.

Even though gaming has been around for almost 50 years, studies about its harms are still in the early stages. Different groups have come to different conclusions about whether problem playing should be called an addiction.

The World Health Organization added “gaming disorder” to the 2018 version of its medical reference book, International Classification of Diseases. But the American Psychiatry Association’s manual, the DSM-5, didn’t. (So far, gambling is the only “activity” listed as a possible addiction.)

I have also some signs that will make you understand that you  getting tapped to gaming

Signs to Watch For

The DSM-5 does include a section to help people and doctors know the warning signs of problem video gaming. These problems can happen whether you play on line or off line.

Here’s what to look for in yourself or someone close to you -- your partner, a child, or a friend. You need to have five or more of these signs in 1 year to have a problem, according to criteria that were proposed in the DSM-5:

  • Thinking about gaming all or a lot of the time
  • Feeling bad when you can’t play
  • Needing to spend more and more time playing to feel good
  • Not being able to quit or even play less
  • Not wanting to do other things that you used to like
  • Having problems at work, school, or home because of your gaming
  • Playing despite these problems
  • Lying to people close to you about how much time you spend playing

           

2.Gambling 

Currently, Gambling addiction is a serious brain disease. It can affect how a person develops a fetish for various forms of gambling. In some cases, it is inseparable and often dangerous. Unfortunately, the addicts put gambling activities at the top of their priority list. They think about it all the time and fantasize what the next move will bring for them.

Such preoccupation may lead to catastrophic results. Understandably, this puts an enormous strain on many parts of their life. For example, their job, school performance, money status, and relationships.

due to technology there is on-line gambling "on line killer "its a gamble game that will only require you to have your smart phone and the internet which is available this days

On line Killer

These days, on line gambling is a new emerging form of the addiction. Tragically, it has taken the lives of many individuals. Of course, this is particularly a dreadful situation. It is especially considering a perennial access to the internet these days. To make things worse, you do not have to leave your couch to start trying your luck. Various websites provide such facilities and lure you into the abyss.

Gambling addiction

  • Keeping it a secret
  • Money issues
  • Inability to stop—The person who is a gambler is aware that their behavior is bad. However, they are unable to stop by themselves
  • Irritability caused by family and friend when they express their concerns
  • Anxiety when not gambling
  • Depression
  • Suicide thoughts and attempts
  • Insomnia caused by depression
  • Drug and alcohol addiction
  • Financial problems
  • and many more effects

and here are the effects of gambling]

 

Effects Of Gambling Addiction.

The effects of gambling addiction may range anywhere from a loss of money to suicide. In addition, they may ruin almost every aspect of life. For example, relationships, academic or office performance, self-image, self-esteem, behaviour, and social responsibilities. Typically, the effects during the withdrawal period include certain conditions. They include strong urges, restlessness and worsening of pre-existing mental disorders.

Suicide: For a few addicts, suicide may be the only way out. That way, they set themselves away from mounting loans and debts. In other cases, they may take such self-destructive step due to depression or a fear of legal charges.

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